Epidemiological Models: A Study of Two Retroviruses, HIV and HTLV-I

  • Dana Baxley
  • N. K. Sahu
  • Ram N. MohapatraEmail author
Conference paper
Part of the Springer Proceedings in Mathematics & Statistics book series (PROMS, volume 91)


HIV is an example of a disease where the pathogen mutates so that it is not recognized by the immune system. In this paper, we have studied several models and two retroviruses, viz., HIV and Human T-lymphotropic virus (HTLV-I). We have used SIMULINK to draw graphs and study the associated modeling problems.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of Central FloridaOrlandoUSA
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsIIT KharagpurKharagpurIndia

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